Tag Archives: JANOME APPLIQUE

WHOLE CLOTH QUILTS WITH APPLIQUE…..and more.

Applique can be free form or follow a specific pattern layout.  Appliques can be adhered to the background by many methods.  Traditionally applique was a hand stitching technique that was deemed perfect when you could not see the stitches on … Continue reading

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Why do you sew?

I know I’ve explored this topic before but it’s a question I find I ask a lot, both myself and of others. Why do you sew? What motivates you to create out of fabric and thread? Are you practical and sew … Continue reading

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR………..

Gotta tell you something humourous…….So, this morning I wished him Happy Valentine’s Day. His reply was “Oh, is that what it is today?” I just laughed.  In all fairness, he had only just woken up and had not yet drunk … Continue reading

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DIGITIZING AND EMBROIDERY OF APPLIQUE ALPHABETS – THE EASY ARTISTIC SIMPLE CUT WAY

We have many people asking us for step-by-step instructions of how to do certain techniques. Here is an exercise for making an applique of a word which can be applied to any number of projects – in this case we … Continue reading

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SNEAK PEEK AT WHAT IS CURRENTLY BEING QUILTED……

We have some exciting things coming…….new products, new samples, new quilting, new fun! I can’t show the completed samples yet because…..well,  they are still UFO’s…….but I thought I’d give you a few teasers. See you at a Show or Dealer store … Continue reading

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INTERNATIONAL EDUCATORS SHARE THEIR PROJECTS & SAMPLES

I recently traveled to Japan for our International Educators Conference at our factory and Head Office in Tokyo. It was wonderful to meet up with other Janome Educators from all around the world: Japan; The United Kingdom; America; Australia; Brazil; Germany; … Continue reading

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QUILT CANADA 2015 HELD IN LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA

Five Janome staff recently attended Quilt Canada 2015 – Blown Away – in Lethbridge Alberta. We had our usual booth in the Merchant Mall together with Lethbridge Sewing Center this time. In addition, as one of the major sponsors of … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON SASKATOON DEALER: THE SEWING MACHINE STORE

I recently visited The Sewing Machine Store in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The customers were invited to attend either a Master class on their top of the line Janome MC12000 or MC15000 or one of 2 sessions where they test drove several … Continue reading

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More Quilting Workshop Fun in the Beautiful BC Okanagan and Shuswap Regions

As shared a few weeks back……I did a road trip around the BC Interior visiting  a number of Janome Dealer’s stores. At some stores I offered a Master class intensive 1 day workshop for owners of our Janome MC12000 & … Continue reading

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APRIL CALENDAR PAGE: ANOTHER PROJECT IDEA FROM JANOME

On the West Coast of Canada, daffodils are almost past cheering us with their happy colour; cherry blossom is almost done, magnolias are creating pink & white carpets under their branches and tulips are just beginning to open in gardens………….so what … Continue reading

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